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26 Nov 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, ACG, a provider of nutraceutical solutions, is set to open Asia’s largest capsule manufacturing site in Maharashtra, India. BASF has developed a project organization called “Net Zero... Read More
22 Nov 2021
--- ADM has completed its acquisition of Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes. While the financial details of the purchase have not been released, the agri-food giant is setting its sights on diversifying its health and wellness... Read More
19 Nov 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Nuun, a brand of Nestlé Health Science, earned B Corporation (B Corp) certification due to its public transparency and verified standards. Nutritional supplement brand Cymbiotika is... Read More
12 Nov 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Glanbia plc announced it will sell its 40% holding in Glanbia Ireland to Glanbia Co-op for €307 million (US$351 million). Amazon set new requirements for third-party certification with its... Read More
11 Nov 2021
--- Active nutrition ingredients company Nutrition21 has been acquired by Everwell Health Holdings, a new consumer health and wellness functional ingredients platform established by private equity firm RoundTable Healthcare... Read More
10 Nov 2021
--- Chr. Hansen and Lonza’s joint venture Bacthera and microbiome therapeutics company Seres Therapeutics are teaming up to manufacture SER-109, Seres’ lead product candidate for recurrent Clostridioides difficile... Read More
08 Nov 2021
--- Hofseth BioCare (HBC) has seen “continued steady progress” with its commercial execution during Q3 2021. Notably, its work to develop a new consumer health brand continued to gather momentum in the quarter, and... Read More
05 Nov 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Aqua Spark, a global investment fund, acquired 12.1 million shares in Hofseth BioCare (HBC). Research published in the Journal of Nutrients found that Nutrition21’s nooLVL provides... Read More
29 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, BASF continued strong performance in Q3 2021 with sales growth of 42% to €19.7 billion (US$22.9 billion). The Kerry Group also announced its Q3 interim management statement for 2021, with... Read More
22 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, BGG World (BGG) introduced astaxanthin in oleoresin form – an addition to its existing astaxanthin range – following National Organic Program (NOP) certification of its AstaZine.... Read More
19 Oct 2021
--- ADM is targeting the growing Chinese market for human probiotics through a new joint venture (JV) with Qingdao Vland Biotech Group (Vland), a biotechnology company specializing in enzymes and probiotics.
15 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Chr. Hansen met its expectations of delivering 7% organic growth for the 2020/21 period. The growth is reflected by the company’s portfolio expansion with the acquisitions of HSO Health... Read More
13 Oct 2021
--- Colorcon Ventures, the corporate venture fund of Colorcon Inc., has invested an undisclosed sum in UK-based Remedy Health, which specializes in 3D printing personalized gummy stacks.
08 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Lallemand Bio-Ingredients obtained a health claim for Gastro-AD from Health Canada, recognizing its benefit for support of gastrointestinal health. Anpario launched Optomega Algae – a... Read More
01 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Elysium Health, a life science company focused on translational aging research, received a total of US$3 million in damages after the US jury ruled against ChromaDex. Laboratoire PYC released new... Read More
30 Sep 2021
--- Microbiome technology company Eagle Genomics is partnering with Earlham Institute (EI), a bioscience research institution, to provide tools required to analyze, explore and exploit complex microbiome data.
24 Sep 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, BGG World (BGG) and Algae Health Sciences (AHS) completed their astaxanthin capacity expansion, resulting in one of the biggest astaxanthin farms globally. Paradise Fruits Health launched a... Read More
17 Sep 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Abitec and Larodan launched a brand makeover in light of their partnership. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) prioritized effective and efficient use of data by reorganizing the... Read More
16 Sep 2021
--- Technology is making major waves across the nutrition industry, enabling greater levels of personalization and cutting-edge breakthroughs. However, it is not a silver bullet, with various gaps and limitations meaning that... Read More
16 Sep 2021
--- Lief Raws, a division of US dietary supplement manufacturer, Lief Labs, has entered a licensing partnership with CellFlo6 to be the distribution and sales arm of its proprietary performance green tea extract with the same... Read More